Seventh annual turkey, trimmings and coat giveaway to be held


Adult winter coats, hats, gloves and scarves are needed for the 7th annual Christmas turkey, trimming and winter coat giveaway to be held Wednesday, Dec. 16 at the former Seton Catholic Auditorium, Church Street, Pittston. Pictured are volunteers from the Greater Pittston Food Pantry, member of the Feeding America agency and Care and Concern Ministry of St. John the Evangelist Parish from left first row, Rosemary Curry, Jean Mudlock, Pat Rinish, Jean Savokinis, Ann Rose, Jane Roche, Barbara Clarke. Second row, Tom Rovinski, Peggy Burke, Al Savokinis, Dan Jones, Bob Clarke, Leo McGarry, Carl Boos.


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PITTSTON — Adult winter coats, hats, gloves and scarves are needed for the 7th annual Christmas turkey, trimming and winter coat giveaway to be held Wednesday, Dec. 16 at the former Seton Catholic Auditorium, Church Street, Pittston.

The event is sponsored by the Greater Pittston Food Pantry, a member agency of Feeding America and a ministry of the Care and Concern Ministries of St. John the Evangelist Parish, Pittston.

Deadline for donations is Monday, Dec. 14 and can be made Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the parish center, Church Street, Pittston. Over 400 registered, low income families from the Greater Pittston and Wyoming areas will be served.

Volunteers are also needed to carry groceries from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Dec. 16. To register or volunteer call 570-654-9923.

Adult winter coats, hats, gloves and scarves are needed for the 7th annual Christmas turkey, trimming and winter coat giveaway to be held Wednesday, Dec. 16 at the former Seton Catholic Auditorium, Church Street, Pittston. Pictured are volunteers from the Greater Pittston Food Pantry, member of the Feeding America agency and Care and Concern Ministry of St. John the Evangelist Parish from left first row, Rosemary Curry, Jean Mudlock, Pat Rinish, Jean Savokinis, Ann Rose, Jane Roche, Barbara Clarke. Second row, Tom Rovinski, Peggy Burke, Al Savokinis, Dan Jones, Bob Clarke, Leo McGarry, Carl Boos.
http://psdispatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/web1_FOOD-PANTRY1.jpgAdult winter coats, hats, gloves and scarves are needed for the 7th annual Christmas turkey, trimming and winter coat giveaway to be held Wednesday, Dec. 16 at the former Seton Catholic Auditorium, Church Street, Pittston. Pictured are volunteers from the Greater Pittston Food Pantry, member of the Feeding America agency and Care and Concern Ministry of St. John the Evangelist Parish from left first row, Rosemary Curry, Jean Mudlock, Pat Rinish, Jean Savokinis, Ann Rose, Jane Roche, Barbara Clarke. Second row, Tom Rovinski, Peggy Burke, Al Savokinis, Dan Jones, Bob Clarke, Leo McGarry, Carl Boos. Submitted photo

Information submitted by Peggy Burke

Information submitted by Peggy Burke

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